The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


June 4, 2014

C.W. Spencer Jr., 82, of Salisbury, formerly of Norwood, died May 31, 2014

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 — Cohen Wysong “C.W.”  Spencer Jr., 82, of Salisbury, formerly of Norwood, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, at the Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House in Salisbury.

Funeral Services were at 12 p.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Norwood First Baptist Church. The Rev. Todd McSwain and the Rev. Mark Forrest officiated and interment followed in Norview Gardens, Norwood. The family received friends from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Edwards Funeral Home in Norwood, N.C.

Mr. Spencer was born October 25, 1931, to the late Cohen Wysong Spencer Sr. and Hattie Foster Spencer.

He was a faithful member of Norwood First Baptist Church. He was a retiree of Lance, Inc. with 33 years of service as a branch manager.  

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Eunice Gann Spencer of the home, and his children, Gary Dean Spencer and wife Donna of Pembrook Pines, Florida, Kenneth Van Spencer and wife Barbara of Irmo, S.C., Judy Spencer Shelton and husband David of Scottsville, Ky. and Paula Spencer Steelman and husband Terry of Rockwell, N.C. In addition, there are six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: Hospice of Rowan County, 1229 Statesville Blvd., Salisbury, NC 28144.

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